Journal Logo

Latest Articles

Pediatric

The Pain Coping Questionnaire short-form: preliminary reliability and validity

Kohut, Sara Ahola; Stinson, Jennifer; Chambers, Christine T.; More

January 12, 2022

General Section

Heterogeneity in the association between weather and pain severity among patients with chronic pain: a Bayesian multilevel regression analysis

Yimer, Belay B.; Schultz, David M.; Beukenhorst, Anna L.; More

January 12, 2022

Musculoskeletal

Measurement properties of the Pain Self-Efficacy Questionnaire in populations with musculoskeletal disorders: a systematic review

Dubé, Marc-Olivier; Langevin, Pierre; Roy, Jean-Sébastien

December 21, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Management of post-cervical laminectomy fusion pain syndrome with a successful trial of spinal cord stimulation

Dahbour, Layth; Wright, Thelma B.; Rusha, Laert; More

December 21, 2021

Pharmacology

Use of methadone as an alternative to morphine for chronic pain management: a noninferiority retrospective observational study

Moreira de Barros, Guilherme Antonio; Baradelli, Ricardo; Rodrigues, Debora Garcia; More

December 16, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Shoulder pain across more movements is not related to more rotator cuff tendon findings in people with chronic shoulder pain diagnosed with subacromial pain syndrome

Alaiti, Rafael Krasic; Caneiro, J.P.; Gasparin, Juliana T.; More

December 16, 2021

Basic Science

Spinal integration of hot and cold nociceptive stimuli by wide-dynamic-range neurons in anesthetized adult rats

Gieré, Clémence; Melchior, Meggane; Dufour, André; More

December 16, 2021

General Section

Blue-light treatment reduces spontaneous and evoked pain in a human experimental pain model

Reuss, Anna Maria; Groos, Dominik; Scholl, Robert; More

December 8, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Resting-state functional connectivity patterns are associated with worst pain duration in community-dwelling older adults

Valdes-Hernandez, Pedro A.; Montesino-Goicolea, Soamy; Hoyos, Lorraine; More

December 8, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Association between temporal summation and conditioned pain modulation in chronic low back pain: baseline results from 2 clinical trials

Kong, Jiang-Ti; You, Dokyong Sophia; Law, Christine Sze Wan; More

December 8, 2021

Acute and Perioperative

Scoping review of the association between postsurgical pain and heart rate variability parameters

So, Vincent; Balanaser, Marielle; Klar, Gregory; More

December 2, 2021

General Section

Ten years of interfaculty pain curriculum at the University of Toronto: impact on student learning

Cioffi, Iacopo; Dale, Craig M.; Murphy, Laura; More

November 30, 2021

Neuropathic

Success with dorsal root entry zone lesioning after a failed trial of spinal cord stimulation in a patient with pain due to brachial plexus avulsion

Lopez, Lucia; Sdrulla, Andrei D.

November 22, 2021

Neuropathic

Pain, numbness, or both? Distinguishing the longitudinal course and predictors of positive, painful neuropathic features vs numbness after breast cancer surgery

Flowers, K. Mikayla; Beck, Meghan; Colebaugh, Carin; More

November 22, 2021

Musculoskeletal

“But it feels swollen!”: the frequency and clinical characteristics of people with knee osteoarthritis who report subjective knee swelling in the absence of objective swelling

Tanaka, So; Nishigami, Tomohiko; Ohishi, Koji; More

November 8, 2021

General Section

Epigenetic signature of chronic low back pain in human T cells

Grégoire, Stéphanie; Cheishvili, David; Salmon-Divon, Mali; More

November 3, 2021

Basic Science

Anxiety enhances pain in a model of osteoarthritis and is associated with altered endogenous opioid function and reduced opioid analgesia

Lillywhite, Amanda; Woodhams, Stephen G.; Gonçalves, Sara V.; More

November 3, 2021

Neuropathic

Role of hyperpolarization-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated ion channels in neuropathic pain: a proof-of-concept study of ivabradine in patients with chronic peripheral neuropathic pain

Bernard Healey, Shannon A.; Scholtes, Ingrid; Abrahams, Mark; More

November 01, 2021

General Section

Physical activity behavior in the first month after mild traumatic brain injury is associated with physiological and psychological risk factors for chronic pain

Naugle, Kelly M.; Corrona, Sam; Smith, Jared A.; More

October 29, 2021

General Section

Do “central sensitization” questionnaires reflect measures of nociceptive sensitization or psychological constructs? Protocol for a systematic review

Adams, Greig R.; Gandhi, Wiebke; Harrison, Richard; More

October 22, 2021

General Section

Not really nice: a commentary on the recent version of NICE guidelines [NG193: chronic pain (primary and secondary) in over 16s: assessment of all chronic pain and management of chronic primary pain] by the Pain Net

Korwisi, Beatrice; Barke, Antonia; Kharko, Anna; More

October 22, 2021

Psychology

Hope in the context of chronic musculoskeletal pain: relationships of hope to pain and psychological distress

Or, Debriel Yin Ling; Lam, Chi Shan; Chen, Phoon Ping; More

October 22, 2021

Headache and Orofacial

Safety and efficacy of remote electrical neuromodulation for the acute treatment of chronic migraine: an open-label study

Grosberg, Brian; Rabany, Liron; Lin, Tamar; More

October 14, 2021

Neuropathic

Exploratory study of optimal parameters of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for neuropathic pain in the lower extremities

Mori, Nobuhiko; Hosomi, Koichi; Nishi, Asaya; More

October 13, 2021

General Section

Psychophysiologic symptom relief therapy for chronic back pain: a pilot randomized controlled trial

Donnino, Michael W.; Thompson, Garrett S.; Mehta, Shivani; More

September 23, 2021

COVID-19 and pain

Pain experience and mood disorders during the lockdown of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States: an opportunistic study

Colloca, Luana; Thomas, Sharon; Yin, Margaret; More

September 23, 2021

Basic Science

Radial nerve injury causes long-lasting forelimb sensory impairment and motor dysfunction in rats

Adcock, Katherine S.; Hulsey, Daniel R.; Danaphongse, Tanya; More

September 16, 2021

Pharmacology

Doctor shopping among chronic noncancer pain patients treated with opioids in the province of Quebec (Canada): incidence, risk factors, and association with the occurrence of opioid overdoses

Kaboré, Jean-Luc; Pagé, M. Gabrielle; Dassieu, Lise; More

September 16, 2021

Pediatric

Targeting the stress response in pediatric pain: current evidence for psychosocial intervention and avenues for future investigation

Nelson, Sarah; Borsook, David; Bosquet Enlow, Michelle

September 3, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Brain gamma-aminobutyric acid, but not glutamine and glutamate levels are lower in older adults with chronic musculoskeletal pain: considerations by sex and brain location

Cruz-Almeida, Yenisel; Forbes, Megan; Cohen, Ronald C.; More

September 3, 2021

General Section

A physiatrist's understanding and application of the current literature on chronic pelvic pain: a narrative review

Shrikhande, Allyson; Ullger, Cory; Seko, Kyle; More

August 30, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Association between radicular low back pain and constipation: a retrospective cohort study using a real-world national database

Trager, Robert James; Mok, Shaffer R.S.; Schlick, Kayla J.; More

August 26, 2021

Basic Science

Circulating microRNAs from the mouse tibia fracture model reflect the signature from patients with complex regional pain syndrome

Wickman, Jason R.; Luo, Xuan; Li, Wenwu; More

August 24, 2021

Neuropathic

Difficult removal of exposed peripheral nerve stimulator leads: a report of 2 cases

Uppal, Pushpinder; Wright, Thelma B.; Dahbour, Layth; More

August 9, 2021

Basic Science

Suppression of joint pain in transient receptor potential vanilloid 4 knockout rats with monoiodoacetate-induced osteoarthritis

Soga, Masahiko; Izumi, Takaya; Nanchi, Isamu; More

August 9, 2021

Acute and Perioperative

Efficacy of an opioid-sparing analgesic protocol in pain control after less invasive cranial neurosurgery

Ahmad, Shahjehan; Khanna, Ryan; Onyewuenyi, Alvin Chidozie; More

August 4, 2021

General Section

Pain sensitivity does not differ between obese and healthy weight individuals

Emerson, Nichole M.; Nahman-Averbuch, Hadas; Peugh, James L.; More

August 3, 2021

Basic Science

Gucy2d selectively marks inhibitory dynorphin neurons in the spinal dorsal horn but is dispensable for pain and itch sensitivity

Serafin, Elizabeth K.; Burns, Robert; Yoo, Judy; More

July 19, 2021

Neuropathic

Analgesic effect of perineural local anesthetics, steroids, and conventional medical management for trauma and compression-related peripheral neuropathic pain: a retrospective cohort study

Bhatia, Anuj; Bril, Vera; Brull, Richard T.; More

July 13, 2021

Basic Science

The methyl donor S-adenosyl methionine reverses the DNA methylation signature of chronic neuropathic pain in mouse frontal cortex

Topham, Lucas; Gregoire, Stephanie; Kang, HyungMo; More

July 13, 2021

Neuropathic

C-tactile touch perception in patients with chronic pain disorders

Gossrau, Gudrun; Klimova, Anna; Lapp, Hanna Sophie; More

June 30, 2021

Acute and Perioperative

A rat model to investigate quality of recovery after abdominal surgery

Cata, Juan P.; Patiño, Miguel; Lacagnina, Michael J.; More

June 30, 2021

General Section

Dry needling has lasting analgesic effect in shoulder pain: a double-blind, sham-controlled trial

Pai, Marcus Yu Bin; Toma, Juliana Takiguti; Kaziyama, Helena Hideko Seguchi; More

June 28, 2021

General Section

Multidimensional health changes after a multimodal pain rehabilitation program: a registry-based study

Grimby-Ekman, Anna; Kim, Malin; Stankovic, Nenad; More

June 16, 2021

Basic Science

Analgesic effect of central relaxin receptor activation on persistent inflammatory pain in mice: behavioral and neurochemical data

Abboud, Cynthia; Brochoire, Louison; Drouet, Adèle; More

June 16, 2021

Basic Science

Mast cell stabilizer ketotifen fumarate reverses inflammatory but not neuropathic-induced mechanical pain in mice

Meloto, Carolina B.; Ingelmo, Pablo; Perez, Eduardo Vega; More

June 3, 2021

General Section

Magnetoencephalography reveals increased slow-to-fast alpha power ratios in patients with chronic pain

Witjes, Bart; Baillet, Sylvain; Roy, Mathieu; More

June 3, 2021

General Section

Best practices for virtual care to support youth with chronic pain and their families: a rapid systematic review to inform health care and policy during COVID-19 and beyond

Birnie, Kathryn A.; Killackey, Tieghan; Stinson, Jennifer; More

June 3, 2021

Psychology

Trajectories of pain during pregnancy predict symptoms of postpartum depression

Mathur, Vani A.; Nyman, Tristin; Nanavaty, Namrata; More

June 3, 2021

Psychology

Intrinsic attention to pain is associated with a pronociceptive phenotype

Adams, Greig; Harrison, Richard; Gandhi, Wiebke; More

June 3, 2021

General Section

Effects of joint and nerve mobilisation on neuroimmune responses in animals and humans with neuromusculoskeletal conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Lutke Schipholt, Ivo J.; Coppieters, Michel W.; Meijer, Onno G.; More

June 3, 2021

General Section

Dissociative and analgesic properties of ketamine are independent and unaltered by sevoflurane general anesthesia

Hahm, Eunice Y.; Chamadia, Shubham; Locascio, Joseph J.; More

June 3, 2021

Cancer and Palliative

Celiac plexus neurolysis for abdominal cancers: going beyond pancreatic cancer pain

Ambai, Vats T.; Singh, Vinita; Boorman, David W.; More

May 12, 2021

COVID-19 and pain

Pain during and after coronavirus disease 2019: Chinese perspectives

Jiang, Feng; Yang, Wan-Li; Wang, Jia-Wei; More

May 10, 2021

Psychology

Is clinical, musculoskeletal pain associated with poorer logical reasoning?

Gunnarsson, Helena; Agerström, Jens

May 07, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Prevalence of postamputation pain and its subtypes: a meta-analysis with meta-regression

Schwingler, Paul M.; Moman, Rajat N.; Hunt, Christy; More

May 4, 2021

General section

Cohort study protocol to characterize the incidence and severity of neuropathic pain in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection

Odozor, Chioma U.; Roles, Kristen; Burk, Carrie; More

April 20, 2021

COVID-19 and pain

Patient-Led Research Collaborative: embedding patients in the Long COVID narrative

McCorkell, Lisa; S. Assaf, Gina; E. Davis, Hannah; More

April 13, 2021

Headache and Orofacial

Orofacial pain in 1916 patients with early or moderate Parkinson disease

O'Neill, Francis; Kobylecki, Christopher; Carrasco, Roberto; More

April 13, 2021

Psychology

No evidence that attentional bias towards pain-related words is associated with verbally induced nocebo hyperalgesia: a dot-probe study

Coleshill, Matthew James; Sharpe, Louise; Colagiuri, Ben

April 6, 2021

General section

A scoping review of chronic pain in emerging adults

Brown, Donnamay; Schenk, Sabrina; Genent, Dunja; More

April 5, 2021

Neuropathic pain

Transient receptor potential vanilloid subtype 1 depletion mediates mechanical allodynia through cellular signal alterations in small-fiber neuropathy

Chang, Chin-Hong; Chang, Ying-Shuang; Hsieh, Yu-Lin

April 2, 2021

Psychology

Randomized, wait-list–controlled pilot study of app-delivered mindfulness for patients reporting chronic pain

Mascaro, Jennifer S.; Singh, Vinita; Wehrmeyer, Kathryn; More

April 2, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Prognostic factors for pain chronicity in low back pain: a systematic review

Nieminen, Linda Karoliina; Pyysalo, Liisa Maria; Kankaanpää, Markku Juhani

April 01, 2021

Basic Science

Increased substance P and synaptic remodeling occur in the trigeminal sensory system with sustained osteoarthritic temporomandibular joint sensitivity

Sperry, Megan M.; Granquist, Eric J.; Winkelstein, Beth A.

April 01, 2021

Psychology

Impact of pain on mental effort assessed as cardiovascular reactivity

Cancela, Tamara; Silvestrini, Nicolas

April 1, 2021

Pediatric

Circulating inflammatory biomarkers in adolescents: evidence of interactions between chronic pain and obesity

Hainsworth, Keri R.; Simpson, Pippa M.; Raff, Hershel; More

April 1, 2021

Musculoskeletal

Conditioned pain modulation predicts persistent pain after knee replacement surgery

Dürsteler, Christian; Salazar, Yusmely; Rodriguez, Uxia; More

March 29, 2021

General section

Offset analgesia and onset hyperalgesia with different stimulus ranges

Fust, Jens; Lalouni, Maria; Vadenmark Lundqvist, Viktor; More

March 24, 2021

General section

Momentary pain assessments reveal benefits of endoscopic discectomy: a prospective cohort study

Wakaizumi, Kenta; Wu, Binbin; Huang, Shishi; More

March 17, 2021

Psychology

The factor structure and subscale properties of the pain catastrophizing scale: are there differences in the distinctions?

Cook, Karon F.; Mackey, Sean; Jung, Corinne; More

March 17, 2021

Pediatric

Understanding parents' use of a knowledge translation tool to manage children's vaccination pain

MacKenzie, Nicole E.; Tutelman, Perri R.; Chambers, Christine T.; More

March 11, 2021

General section

Pain matters for central sensitization: sensory and psychological parameters in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome

Rehm, Stefanie; Sachau, Juliane; Hellriegel, Jana; More

March 10, 2021

COVID-19 and pain

Telehealth and chronic pain management from rapid adaptation to long-term implementation in pain medicine: A narrative review

Perez, Jordi; Niburski, Kacper; Stoopler, Michelle; More

March 9, 2021